Fintech focused LHV UK bank opens its second UK hub in Leeds

LHV UK, a leading banking services provider to over 200 fintech and crypto companies has announced the opening of its second UK office in Leeds.

The Company’s engineering and development teams, who will be tasked with building a proprietary online customer portal specifically tailored for the Company’s B2B fintech clients, will be based in the Leeds office.

LHV UK chose Leeds as its second UK office location because of the city’s well-established fintech ecosystem and the wider region’s highly skilled workforce. In addition, LHV UK is currently pursuing a UK banking licence as part of the parent LHV Group’s plans to separate the business operations of its retail bank, LHV Bank, from those of the London headquartered fintech focussed LHV UK. Since 2018, the Company has operated in the UK as LHV Bank’s UK branch. This move will simplify compliance with regulatory and supervisory requirements and enable LHV UK to … Read more

Steve Lewey: A Significant Example of Adaptive Leadership

A young boy from the rural town of DeRidder, Louisana, was introduced to the moving and storage industry at the age of 14; today, he leads as the President at Beltmann Integrated Logistics. Meet Steve Lewey, who had an unconventional professional journey and has worked his way up with sheer determination and business acumen.

Steve started his first job as the mover/helper at Allied Van Lines; he also worked as the lumper assisting in the loading and unloading of shipments. He kept learning various skills, and soon he was helping with packing items and inventorying shipments. By the time he had graduated high school, Steve was one of the most requested helpers from drivers conducting moving-packing work within 50 miles of his hometown. Steve caught the bug of working in the logistics arena in the 1980s, making $80 a day, which was significant for his age.

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Joel Sutherland: Bequeathing Future Visionaries of Supply Chain

The supply chain profession continuously evolves, creating more intricate systems to handle. In addition, the recent Pandemic outspread brought more challenges piling on the existing ones, demanding innovative solutions to rise from the precarious landscape of difficulties. Understanding the profession’s ins-and-outs is essential to guide the potential talent to face these hurdles. With over four decades of experience in the supply chain profession, Joel Sutherland educates the future supply chain talent with his profound knowledge. He is the Professor of Practice in Supply Chain Management at the University of San Diego, developing and delivering industry workshops and seminars, sharing his extensive knowledge as an industry speaker, and securing/overseeing consulting projects to enhance experiential education for students.

An Uphill Climb

Joel earned an MBA from Pepperdine University and a BS degree in logistics management from the University of Southern California. Since 2006, Joel has been in academia full time, first … Read more

Tarun Rai Khurana: The Supply Chain Management Maestro

He is a versatile C-level strategic supply chain & procurement professional with 21 years of dynamic experience. He has effectively handled SCM process of all the companies he has worked in and continues to deliver on the great standards he has set for himself. He is seen as an expert in this field.

Meet Tarun Rai Khurana, a determined and passionate leader and the Head of Purchase & Supply Chain Management (Asst. Vice President) at Chemicals Business of UFlex limited.

Tarun has risen to every challenge enthusiastically, which has created opportunities for The Chemicals Business of UFlex to make its supply chain fast and dependent. He has helped the company stay true to its roots and deliver world-class experience to all its clients.

We at Insights Success caught up with Tarun to learn about his journey and how he is driving the growth of UFlex.

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